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Welcome to second innings club: Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to recently-retired Pragyan Ojha

After Pragyan Ojha announced his retirement from all the forms of cricket, legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has paid tribute to the former Indian spinner by welcoming him to the second innings club. 

Feb 21, 2020, 16:52 PM IST

Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha bids adieu to all forms of cricket

Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha on Friday announced his retirement from international and first-class cricket with immediate effect, thus bringing an end to his 16-year-long cricketing career. 

Feb 21, 2020, 12:23 PM IST

BCCI tweets photos of Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium, world's biggest cricket stadium

The Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad's Motera will have a seating capacity of more than 1,10,000 and easily surpass Australia's Melbourne Cricket Ground where 1,00,024 people can be accommodated.

Feb 19, 2020, 13:15 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Complete schedule of league stage

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the full schedule for the league stage of the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL). 

Feb 18, 2020, 13:54 PM IST

Rahul Johri steps down as BCCI CEO: Source

He was appointed when Shashank Manohar was BCCI president and Anurag Thakur was its secretary. 

Feb 16, 2020, 12:07 PM IST

Please be professional: Yuvraj Singh trolls Sourav Ganguly

Former Indian test cricketer Yuvraj Singh trolled former Indian skipper and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Thursday after Ganguly posted a photograph of his maiden Test century at Lord's.

Feb 14, 2020, 16:48 PM IST

'Kisi kisi ka kismat acha hai': Sourav Ganguly's hilarious reply to Sachin Tendulkar's Instagram post

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who recently participated in the celebrity-laden Bushfire charity cricket match, is currently enjoying his time in Australia. 

Feb 14, 2020, 14:34 PM IST

BCCI's ACU to keep track on match-fixing accused Sanjeev Chawla

BCCI's Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) will keep track of match-fixing accused Sanjeev Chawla who was brought to New Delhi on Wednesday after his extradition from London.

Feb 14, 2020, 13:34 PM IST

Hardik Pandya's rehab on track after slight delay, starts bowling at NCA Bengaluru

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has started working on his bowling at the National Cricket Academy and should be available for selection soon according to NCA source.

Feb 12, 2020, 15:48 PM IST

India captain Virat Kohli expects players to focus on fielding, not just batting or bowling

India skipper Virat Kohli sets his standards on the field and has made it clear that he expects the same from his teammates.

Feb 04, 2020, 14:45 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly opens up on KL Rahul-Rishabh Pant wicket-keeping debate

BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly has lauded K.L. Rahul's work in the limited-overs format and wished the Karnataka batsman will continue the current form even in the longest format of the game.

Jan 25, 2020, 18:27 PM IST

Injured Khaleel Ahmed ruled out of India A's tour of New Zealand

Left-arm pacer Khaleel Ahmed has been ruled out of the remainder of India A's tour of New Zeland due to a fractured wrist. 

Jan 25, 2020, 17:37 PM IST

Ex-cricketer Nayan Mongia joins Ajit Agarkar, Venkatesh Prasad for BCCI's national selector post

Former Indian wicket-keeper Nayan Mongia has applied for the national selector post, the BCCI sources said on Saturday.

Jan 25, 2020, 13:31 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara turns 32, cricket fraternity extends birthday wishes

Pujara has scored 5740 runs in the longest format of the game in 72 matches at an average of 49.48.

Jan 25, 2020, 12:53 PM IST

Ajit Agarkar applies for BCCI's national selector job

Agarkar is certainly the most high-profile name with 26 Tests, 191 ODIs and 3 T20 Internationals, picking 349 wickets across formats.

Jan 24, 2020, 18:45 PM IST

KL Rahul shows nifty glove work as India get ready to face New Zealand

As India and New Zealand get ready for the five-match T20I series, KL Rahul on Thursday showed some nifty glove-work during the practice session. Rahul, who replaced Rishabh Pant as a wicket-keeper, was seen keeping wickets with Jasprit Bumrah and Navdeep Saini charging into bowl.

Jan 23, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

Smriti Mandhana fine with less pay for women cricket, idolises Virat Kohli, Kumar Sangakkara

The male cricketers in the top bracket on Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) central contracts list Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah are entitled to an annual remuneration of Rs 7 crore, while a female cricketer in the highest category gets Rs 50 lakh for the same period.

Jan 23, 2020, 13:29 PM IST

Ishant Sharma advised six-week rest, out of New Zealand Tests

Ishant suffered a Grade 3 tear on his right ankle while playing for Delhi in their Ranji Trophy encounter against Vidarbha at the Arun Jaitley Stadium.

Jan 21, 2020, 18:34 PM IST

BCCI invites fresh applications for national selectors' posts

The basic criteria for the positions of the national selectors for the senior and junior men's cricket team and senior women's cricket team is that the candidate should have taken retirement from cricket at least five years ago.

Jan 18, 2020, 20:54 PM IST

Legendary all-rounder Bapu Nadkarni dies at 86; Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan pay tribute

Nadkarni was known to be one of the toughest bowlers to score runs against with an astonishing economy rate of 1.67 in 65 innings that he bowled in Test cricket. 

Jan 18, 2020, 09:07 AM IST